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Giving Back

October 2015
The Lowcountry Maritime Society puts students at the helm through hands-on programming

September 2015
Gone with the Wind’s Alicia Rhett continues to enliven her hometown’s art community through a generous endowmen

August 2015
Carolina Youth Development Center (CYDC) has been sheltering children and guiding them to brighter tomorrows for 225...

July 2015
Heroic Charleston County Rescue Squad members volunteer their time to save Holy City lives

May 2015
Each Memorial Day, the Charleston Men’s Chorus honors fallen heroes with an always-sold-out Piccolo Spoleto concert

April 2015
The Bee Cause Project is busily installing hives (67 by spring’s end!) in schools and businesses here and beyond

The Charleston Natural History Society transforms 40-some acres of former farmland into thriving native ecosystems

February 2015
A free course at Trident Tech inspires disadvantaged locals with lessons in literature, history, and philosophy

December 2014
The Food Rescue Truck has one mission: collect enough fare from area businesses to feed homeless locals at One80 Place...

November 2014
In-school eye screenings help ensure good vision for thousands of Charleston preschoolers

October 2014
At the Sewee Center, volunteer Rob Johnson is working to save the endangered red wolf, one litter of pups at a time

September 2014
For 57 years, Historic Charleston Foundation (HCF) has been saving endangered downtown homes through a ground-breaking...

August 2014
With help from Lowcountry volunteers and donors, Palmetto Medical Initiative brings health care to some of the world’s...

July 2014
The Charleston Fine Art Dealers’ Association puts paint on school palettes 

June 2014
A 10-year-old sells lemonade to raise funds for pediatric cancer

May 2014
Ebony City Soccer Club has cultivated 33 years of team players

April 2014
Healing Farms creates opportunity for developmentally disabled adults and  

March 2014
Coastal Community Foundation celebrates 40 years of helping individuals and nonprofits better the Lowcountry

February 2014
With a new name and expanded geographic reach, East Cooper Land Trust conserves open spaces for everyone.

December 2013
The small but mighty Charitable Society of Charleston draws thousands to hit the streets for the fundraising Reindeer...

October 2013
Charleston SUP Safaris uses paddleboarding to teach students about respecting and enjoying Lowcountry waterways

September 2013
The Charleston Academy of Music brings classical training to young students across the Lowcountry

November 2013
Making life-saving service a part of daily life

November 2013
Ensuring a future for People Against Rape

November 2013
Leading the next generation of do-gooders by example

November 2013
Lending effort and expertise to a higher calling

November 2013
Bringing lavish nonprofit fundraisers to fruition on a shoestring

November 2013
Catering to myriad deserving causes for decades

November 2013
Sharing the wealth in money and business smarts alike